Submission Guidelines

We’re looking for well-crafted, thoughtful, and thought-provoking writing and visual art that examines, interprets, and redefines the full spectrum of life, past and present, in the Midwest. We’re especially interested in new and emerging voices. We accept unsolicited submissions of poetry, creative nonfiction, short fiction, and black & white art and photography. We’re looking for new and emerging voices. We do not consider previously published work. Simultaneous submissions are okay; please notify us immediately if your work is accepted elsewhere.

Submission deadline: December 1, 2018.

Prose: up to 6,500 words, double-spaced, Times New Roman or similar book typeface.
Poetry: 1-5 poems or 10 pp.
Photography/Art: 1-5 images, black & white only